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This page shows all events and activities, in all branches, for kids and teens. The most current events and activities display at the top.

To see events and activities for kids or teens, by location and date, use the "Check out Library events" dropdown menus to the left.

Wednesday, July 9, 2014
2:00pm @ Waldo Branch

Come play board games with your friends and do fun crafts.

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Thursday, July 10, 2014
2:00pm @ Waldo Branch
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Thursday, July 10, 2014

Pegasisters and Bronies unite! Together we’ll sew our own Little Ponies, watch episodes, and feast on pony poop. Sign-up is required. Call the Trails West branch to reserve a spot (816.701.3483).

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Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Model builder Victor Allen displays his 8 foot model of the USS Enterprise, the legendary star ship from the classic television series "Star Trek", and discusses how the model was built. Models of the USS Enterprise will be on display in the Library display case for the month of July.

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Tuesday, July 15, 2014
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Teen readers discuss Bone: Volume 1, Out From Boneville by Jeff Smith. Graphic Fiction Readers is a comic and manga book group for teens that meets on the third Tuesday of each month at the Trails West branch. Copies of the selection are available for request or checkout.

In Out From Boneville, the three Bone cousins are separated and lost in a vast, uncharted desert. One by one, they find their way into a deep, forested valley filled with wonderful and terrifying creatures. Eventually, the cousins are reunited at a farmstead run by tough Gran'ma Ben and her spirited granddaughter Thorn. But little do the Bones know, there are dark forces conspiring against them, and their adventures are only just beginning.

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Wednesday, July 16, 2014
9:30am @ Waldo Branch

We provide stories and activities for children 12-24 months of age.

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Wednesday, July 16, 2014
10:30am @ Waldo Branch

Children ages 2-5 will enjoy stories, songs, and crafts.

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Wednesday, July 16, 2014
2:00pm @ Waldo Branch

Come play board games with your friends and do fun crafts.

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Thursday, July 17, 2014
2:00pm @ Waldo Branch

We'll explore sight and sound through stories and activities.

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Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Looking to volunteer at your library? Stop by and find out the many ways you can participate to gain the volunteer hours you might need to graduate. We'll collaborate together to plan teen events at the library. Meetings are approximately 1 hour 15 min in length.

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